It may be difficult to entrust someone else with the care of a loved one. You may be confident that they will be carefully cared for at home with Comfort Keepers. Our professionally trained caregivers will be with your loved one for as long or as little time as you need. Our senior clients are provided with a personalized care plan that includes mental, physical, and emotional activities to increase engagement and connection. So, when you need to take a break, we’ll be there to provide the respite relief an care your family requires.
Comfort Keepers is dedicated to treating every senior as if they were a member of our own family, making us an excellent choice for your loved one. Contact our office at 365-607-0870 or continue reading below to discover more about how we may aid with respite relief.
What Exactly Is Respite Care?
Respite care is temporary relief that shifts primary caregiving chores to another person, usually a professional caregiver, family member, or friend, to allow primary caregivers a vacation from caring obligations.
There are various sorts of respite care; for example, some family caregivers choose to have someone take over caring chores for a few hours a week or a few hours a day while they are away from their loved ones. It is also feasible to hire temporary caregivers for extended periods of time to accommodate a protracted break or vacation.
What You Should Know If You’re Caring for an Elderly Loved One One
Caring for an aging family or friend may be both rewarding and difficult. To ensure that people continue to enjoy their roles as family caregivers, they must remember to take appropriate breaks and practice self-care on a regular basis. It is critical to recognize that being a primary caregiver can result in sadness, anxiety, and physical strain. Caregivers jeopardize their health and well-being if they do not account for their own needs or take much-needed breaks. For many families, home respite care is an excellent alternative.
Short-term relief allows family caregivers to rediscover the joy they formerly felt while caring for a loved one. We help families strike the right balance between caring for a family member and taking care of themselves. Our caring caregivers form close bonds with families and ensure that everyone is on the same page.
How We Can Assist
When family caregivers choose Comfort Keepers for respite relief, they receive 360-degree assistance to improve the quality of life of their loved one, which includes the following:
- Professionally trained senior caregivers
- Structured activities tailored to the interests of elders to keep them physically, cognitively, and emotionally engaged
- Assist with household tasks such as cooking, cleaning, bathing, dressing, and shopping.
- Care and notification services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
- Personal grooming, dressing, and bathing services
- Reminders to take medications
- Meal preparation and dietary support
- Monitoring post-procedure
- SafetyChoice in-home safety solutions like medical alert systems and motion detectors
Comfort Keepers® Oshawa , ON provides in-home care services and senior care in the following cities in Ontario: Oshawa, Whitby, Bowmanville, and Courtice. Call our office today at 365-607-0870 to learn more.